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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence relates to more than thirteen years back - Accused has 18 years old daughter to look after - Sentence reduced from ten to seven years - Appeal disposed of...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death took place within seven years of marriage in an unnatural manner as aluminum phosphide poisoning was found in the body of deceased - PW5 has specifically stated that accused demanded scooter and she was maltreated and brought her to her parental home - Soon before her..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Identity of accused - Not proved beyond reasonable doubt - Benefit always should be given to accused - Accused acquitted...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Death by rash and negligent driving - Identity of driver of offending vehicle - PWs stated that they had no opportunity to see the driver at the time of actual driving by driver of said vehicle - Owner of vehicle not examined - No materials collected by I.O from owner of vehicle to show that..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry demand - Not referable to marriage - Woman subjected to cruelty or harassment for or in connection with such a demand - Not an offence punishable u/s 304-B IPC - Legislature should step in and make even such demand subject matter of offence punishable u/s 304-B IPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Accused convicted u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - No charge framed u/s 306 IPC - For conviction u/s 306 IPC there is no necessity of separately framing charge u/s 306 IPC when accused is charged u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 498-A confirmed - Accused acquitted of charge u/s 304-B IPC but..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Sanction for prosecution - Death by negligence - Doctor, a Government officer, alleged to have caused death of deceased during delivery of child due to his gross negligence - Alleged offence committed while performing official duty - Held, previous sanction of State Government required for..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Quashing of criminal proceedings - Death by negligence - Doctor, a Government officer, alleged to have caused death of deceased during delivery of child due to his gross negligence - After completion of investigation, Investigating Officer submitted final report as mistake of fact, as no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Proof - Death of wife of appellant due to strangulation within 7 years of marriage - Evidence on record established that she was harassed for dowry - Building in which appellant and deceased were living consists of four portions where others were also living - Held, appellant cannot..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Failure to prove cause of death - Accused acquitted - According to FIR death was caused due to poisoning which deceased was compelled to consume - No injuries found on body of deceased - None of witnesses spoke to factum of their witnessing deceased consuming poison either under..........

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